DAS receives a grant

DAS receives a grant

On the 20th of August, the Dante Alighieri Society of Canberra received a “Building Multicultural Communities” grant. The grant was given to the President of…

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Dante Canberra is on facebook!

Dante Canberra is on facebook!

Dante Canberra now has a facebook page. This page will be used to keep members up to date with all the latest news and activities….

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San Gennaro, patrono di Napoli e della Campania

San Gennaro, patrono di Napoli e della Campania

Questa è una simpatica barzelletta trovata da Julia Church, socio della Dante che ha vissuto per due anni a Napoli e che ama quella città…

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Frescoes and painting techniques in Italian art

Frescoes and painting techniques in Italian art

Italy’s art treasures are one of the main attractions for overseas visitors, including our own  Dante members. Therefore it seemed logical to take advantage of…

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Il sacco di Roma

Il sacco di Roma

The sack of Rome by the Visigoths took place on 24 August 410 and marks the symbolic ending of the Western Roman Empire. Most historians,…

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